|Looking Ahead Through Plexiglas A|
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; Consumerism; Materials: Plastics; Engineering
Downloads: 2,058 (2 reviews)
|American Thrift (Part I) - Handy (Jam) Organization|
Expansive tribute to the "Woman American," her thrifty purchasing habits, and the American system of mass production.
Keywords: Consumerism; Gender roles; Families: 1960s
Downloads: 17,195 (4 reviews)
|What's It to You? (Part I) - Handy (Jam) Organization|
Dramatic demonstration of the properties and uses of Mylar.
Keywords: Materials: Plastics
Downloads: 8,172 (3 reviews)
|Classic Television Commercials (Part VII) - Various|
Collection of TV commercials significant to the history and development of TV as an advertising medium.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Consumerism; Advertising: History
Downloads: 21,625 (5 reviews)
|New World Through Chemistry|
PA8965 New World Through Chemistry 16 Magnacolor print
Keywords: need meta
Downloads: 7,871 (3 reviews)
Surveys the growth of the plastic industry, stressing the new materials developed during World War II. Shows the manufacture and fabrication of articles from plastic materials. This was the first film released by Young America Films (January, 1945).
Keywords: need keyword
Downloads: 3,201 (5 reviews)
|Sunbeam Bread Commercial #4|
Downloads: 7,292 (5 reviews)
|Story of a Star, The - Audio Productions, Inc.|
Chemistry gives birth to new synthetics benefitting women, in this case sheer stockings.
Keywords: Fashion; Synthetics; Gender roles
Downloads: 24,496 (7 reviews)
|Baggies Food Wrap Commercial|
Baggies food wrap commercial
Keywords: need keyword
Downloads: 21,320 (6 reviews)
|Front Line, The - Niles (Fred) Communications Centers, Inc.|
How to be an effective supermarket checker.
Keywords: Consumerism; Agriculture: Food industry; Occupations: Retail
Downloads: 27,127 (10 reviews)
|Out of This World - Handy (Jam) Organization|
Sales training film for duPont Film Division (cellophane), featuring an angel and devil monitoring the activities of bakery salesmen on earth, and explaining how packaging helps to sell food. In Kodachrome.
Keywords: Sales: Training; Heaven and hell; Food industry
Downloads: 18,310 (11 reviews)
|Body Care and Grooming - Audio Productions|
Exhaustive (and sexist) explanation of personal care and daily habits of cleanliness, demonstrating how to keep the skin, hair, nails, and teeth clean and healthy. Partially filmed at Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.
Keywords: Health and hygiene; Colleges and universities; Gender roles
Downloads: 30,687 (9 reviews)
|Lucky Strike Cigarette Commercial: Marching Cigarettes - Handy (Jam) Organization|
Lucky Strike cigarette commercial with stop-motion animation of marching cigarettes.
Keywords: Advertising: Television commercials; Substance abuse: Tobacco; Animation: Stop-motion
Downloads: 69,596 (15 reviews)
|American Look (Part I) - Handy (Jam) Organization|
The definitive Populuxe film on 1950s automotive, industrial, interior and architectural design.
Keywords: Design; Automobiles: Design and manufacturing; Futurism
Downloads: 61,349 (14 reviews)
|Design for Dreaming - MPO Productions|
Set at the 1956 General Motors Motorama, this is one of the key Populuxe films of the 1950s, showing futuristic dream cars and Frigidaire's "Kitchen of the Future."
Keywords: Futurism; Automobiles: Advertising; Gender roles
Downloads: 90,027 (25 reviews)